Objective

Facilitate the development of web-based systems in order to increase connectivity and enhance communication, through the use of current web and multimedia technologies for maximum user accessibility.

Qualifications

Competencies:
System design, UML diagraming, Unix system admin, network infrastructure, LAMP stack, Agile, JIRA, LDAP, apache httpd, varnish, memcache, MySQL, tomcat, svn, git, cvs, hg, gpg encryption, bash, Rackspace Cloud, AWS, build automation, unit testing, data analysis, Jenkins CI, Photoshop, Flash, Dreamweaver, OmniGraffle, Xcode, VMware, emacs

Languages/ Libs:
PHP, HTML, CSS, JavaScript, Java, C#, ActionScript 2&3, XML, UML, SQL,
PERL, Objectve-C, YUI, jQuery, Festvox, OpenAMF, Lingo, GD2, ImageMagik

Platforms:
HTML5/web, Unity3D, Flash/AIR, LMS/SCORM, Linux, Windows, Mac, iOS, Android, WP8, Arduino

Standards:
Capable of developing according to current WAI and W3C web standards.

Work Experience

Lead Software Architect
Kognito Interactive - New York, NY
2008-Current
  • Designed and implemented Dooplo, a modular conversation simulation platform composed of a runtime environment, content delivery portal, and content authoring portal. (LAMP, HTML/javascript)
  • Designed and implemented KNET, a modular LMS, providing: internal client management portal, public client reporting portal with on demand xls file generation, SDK for custom client HTML landing pages
  • Streamlined workflow for creation of activity content, including automated speech sythesis
  • Ported legacy flash platform to C# unity3d enabling realtime 3d characters & mobile device runtime

Senior Programmer

Avatar New York - New York, NY
2005-2008
  • Developed a JavaScript/PHP API capable of real-time generation of PDF documents, and direct printer output, part of an AJAX based inventory management system.
  • Developed a modular shopping cart, using OOP PHP, which is now utilized in all eCommerce projects.
  • Developed a PHP based image manipulation class, for dynamic image creation.

Programmer / Technician
Freelance IT Consultant - Metro Boston / New York
2003-2005
  • Provided end user support for both hardware and software in an office environment.
  • Developed custom LAMP based solutions for email management, e-commerce, user collaboration, news & event tracking, event ticketing and social networking forums.

Systems Technician
Integrated Command Systems - Springfield, MA
2003
  • Responsible for on site support and maintenance of Windows PC/ RS-485 computer systems custom designed for use in the maintenance and fueling garages of the MBTA. The system provides a garage-proof interface to control fuel pumps, and RFID based usage and maintenance data tracking for each bus.

Education

1999-2001
University of Massachusetts - Computer Science * Boston, MA
  • Focused upon C programming and Java, system design, data structures, and hardware interfacing.

1997-1999
Keene State College - Keene, NH
  • Computer Science Fundamentals
  • Computer networking and network infrastructure

Awards

At-Risk: Identifying and Referring Students in Mental Distress
  • 2009 Added to SPRC/AFSP Best Practices Registry for Suicide Prevention (BPR)
    (At-Risk is the first simulation-based training program to be included in this national registry.)

The Investigator
  • 2008 Bersin Learning Leader award in 'Vendor Excellence'

Kognito's Human Interaction Simulation Platform
  • 2007 Bersin Learning Leader award in 'Vendor Innovation'

www.bullseyetattoos.com
  • 2007 "Art Standard of Excellence" from the Web Marketing Association
  • 2007 "Silver Winner Retail Website" awarded by W3